Tag Archives: England

Campbell, West Indies, ODI squad, England

Campbell gets first call-up for West Indies ODI squad against England

02 February, 2019 12:07 pm 12:07 pm

KINGSTON (Reuters) – John Campbell, Carlos Brathwaite and Sheldon Cottrell have been called up to the West Indies squad for next week’s first two one day internationals against England. The changes to the 14-man squad were made due to injuries Read More

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England beat West Indies by 232 runs in final test

02 February, 2019 11:41 am 11:41 am

GROS ISLET, SAINT LUCIA (Reuters) – England wrapped up a comprehensive 232-run victory over West Indies in the third test in St Lucia on Tuesday after home batsman Roston Chase made a century but got little help. Number five Chase Read More

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England, Denly, Ashes audition

England’s Denly keen to prove his worth in Ashes audition

02 February, 2019 1:58 pm 1:58 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – England opener Joe Denly believes the chance to potentially seal a spot in the Ashes squad to face Australia later this year is the ideal motivation ahead of the third test against the West Indies starting on Read More

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West Indies beat England in second Test to clinch series

02 February, 2019 8:49 am 8:49 am

SAINT JOHN’S (Reuters) – Kemar Roach and captain Jason Holder took four wickets each as West Indies thumped England by 10 wickets in the second Test in Antigua to gain an unbeatable 2-0 series lead. With fellow pace bowler Alzarri Read More

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England Captain Joe Root struggles to explain root cause of 381-run England...

01 January, 2019 9:37 am 9:37 am

BRIDGETOWN (Reuters) – England captain Joe Root struggled to explain his team’s 381-run defeat by West Indies in the first Test in Barbados , suggesting the result was an aberration that did not reflect the true quality of his team. “We’ve Read More

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Cricket, England, West Indies, series

Cricket: England favourites but danger lurks in West Indies

01 January, 2019 8:35 am 8:35 am

LONDON (Reuters) – With eight wins from their past nine Tests, a three-match series in the West Indies should hold no fears for Joe Root’s buoyant England team — but things are never straightforward in the Carribean sunshine. A struggling Read More

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Stone, England, West Indies, back injury, ECB

England’s Stone out of West Indies tour with back injury

01 January, 2019 11:36 am 11:36 am

LONDON (Reuters) – England fast bowler Olly Stone has been ruled out of the upcoming tour of West Indies with a back injury and will return home, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) said. Stone had a scan on Read More

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England, World Cup, Ashes series, Ashley Giles

Giles backs England for World Cup, Ashes double in 2019

01 January, 2019 11:08 am 11:08 am

LONDON (Reuters) – England must make the most of their “best opportunity” to win a World Cup as well as regain the Ashes series on home soil this year, new director of cricket Ashley Giles has said. England have never Read More

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England have ‘all bases covered’ for World Cup: James Anderson

12 December, 2018 9:15 am 9:15 am

LONDON (92 News) – James Anderson believes England are clear favourites for the ICC 2019 Men’s Cricket World Cup. Speaking on the BBC Tailenders podcast, Anderson outlined that the No. 1 ODI side in the world will have to “screw Read More

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Knight’s spinners shine as England join Australia in final

11 November, 2018 8:58 am 8:58 am

Heather Knight, the England captain, took 3/9, and left-arm spinners Sophie Ecclestone and Kirstie Gordon took two wickets each as they set up an eight-wicket win to seal a spot in the final of the ICC Women’s World T20 2018. Read More

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Rugby – England ready to sweat to prepare for World Cup conditions

10 October, 2018 9:15 am 9:15 am

(Reuters) – Eddie Jones plans to subject his England squad to tough training camps in Italy next year in a bid to prepare them for the hot, humid conditions they are set to face at the Rugby World Cup in Read More

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Sri Lanka condemn England to heaviest ODI defeat

10 October, 2018 8:45 am 8:45 am

COLOMBO (Reuters) – Sri Lanka’s top-order batsmen put up a solid display and were ably aided by their bowlers to help their side thump England by 219 runs for the touring side’s worst one-day international loss by runs in the Read More

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Morgan criticises England performance but defends selection

10 October, 2018 8:15 am 8:15 am

LONDON (92 News) – Eoin Morgan defended his decision to drop himself and others for the fifth ODI between England and Sri Lanka. The 32-year-old, who had been in fine form in the preceding victories, helping to guide his team Read More

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England win shows futility of being ‘drunk on stats’ says Dyche

10 October, 2018 9:35 am 9:35 am

BURNLEY, England (Reuters) – Burnley manager Sean Dyche has long railed against the modern obsession with statistics and possession football and England’s win away to Spain in the Nations League this week has left him feeling vindicated. Dyche’s team face Read More

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England prop Vunipola ruled out of November games

10 October, 2018 8:35 am 8:35 am

LONDON (Reuters) – England prop Mako Vunipola has been ruled out of the November internationals with a calf strain in another blow for coach Eddie Jones. Vunipola sustained the injury in Saracens’ Champions Cup win over Glasgow on Sunday and Read More

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